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Sewing Table Turned Side Table Happy Monday!  If you missed the guest post I did for Kelly @EclecticallyVintage, then you will want to check that out! Today I am showing the details of how to update an old Sewing table with wood planks I found, guess where……next to a dumpster! The sewing table was purchased […]

Free French Table Goes Gold Glam!!  In my own weird world, there would be a newspaper headline floating above my head every time I finished a project I was particularly pleased with.  My Free French Table would be front page news in the Daily Redoux Examiner (Maybe it should be called the Daily Redoux get […]

Hamper in Distress! Distressed finish that is.  I was intrigued by this little faux looking cabinet I found several weeks ago at my local Goodwill.  I knew right away what it need.  One coat of CeCe Caldwell’s Smokey Mountain Blue and some new knobs. Update!  I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint since publishing this post. […]

DIY Inspiration Welcome to Weekend DIY Inspiration, Girlfriend’s DIY week 3!  Here you get four fabulous DIY projects from my Upcycling friends, and plenty of inspiration for the weekend.  Check out what we have in store for you this week!   Becky at Beyond the Picket Fence shared this beautiful cross made from Pallet wood […]

Garage Organized using Junk. Is your garage full of junk?  Keeping  your garage neat and organized is hard! Especially if you a)have children and their equipment b)restore and refurbish furniture c)collect a lot of junk.  I am all of the aforementioned. Last year my friend Emma (organizer extraordinaire) came to my rescue and helped me […]